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2014-03-25 12:24:48

13 Year Old Girl Has Dreams of Becoming a Professional Author COLUMBIA, Md., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Aspiring author Alani Indigo Santamarina has published her first book at the young age of 12 years old. Written when she was only eight, "A Place Where We All Belong" is a whimsical yet poignant first entry in to the writing world. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140325/MN89584) New authors are published every day, but rarely are they as young as Alani....

2014-02-05 08:35:52

LONDON, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EF Education First, the world leader in language training for business, government and the education sector, announced today the signing of a Letter of Acceptance with Republic of Tatarstan's Ministry of Education, taking their partnership into its second phase for another four years. The first phase of the partnership was the co-development of Ana Tele, an online school based on EF's cloud-based platform for studying Tatar. The...

Native Americans May Have Originated From Siberia
2013-11-21 04:43:08

[ Watch the Video: Bones From Siberia Share Similar DNA To Native Americans ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers sequencing the genome of the 24,000-year-old skeletal remains of a young Siberian boy have discovered that DNA from his gene pool could be responsible for over one-third of the ancestry of all modern Native Americans, according to a study appearing in the journal Nature. Investigators from the Centre for GeoGenetics at the Natural History...

2013-10-08 12:08:54

Professor Martin Richards, of the Archaeogenetics Research Group at the University of Huddersfield, has published a paper uncovering new information about how Ashkenazi Jewish men moved into Europe from the Middle East, and their marriage practices with European women. The origins of Ashkenazi Jews – that is, Jews with recent ancestry in central and Eastern Europe – is a long-standing controversy. It is usually assumed that their ancestors migrated into Europe from Palestine in the...

2013-09-05 08:26:19

KRYNICA, Poland, September 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's panel taking place at the 23rd Economic Forum in Krynica, Poland entitled "A Potential for Conflict? Ethnic Minorities in Central and Eastern Europe'' outlined the ongoing problems faced in many European countries, where separatism is clearly visible. The panelists debated questions such as: how can governments ensure the equal rights for various sorts of ethnic groups allowing neither discrimination of minority by...

2013-06-17 16:21:14

PARIS, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kazakh company Caratube International Oil Company LLP (Caratube) and U.S. national Mr. Devincci Hourani (Khorani)(92% owner of Caratube), have filed on June 5, 2013, a Request for Arbitration against the Republic of Kazakhstan, before the World Bank's arbitration centre, ICSID, claiming over 1 billion US dollars in damages. The claim follows the expropriation of the Hourani family's assets by Kazakhstan, including Caratube, starting in...

2013-05-06 23:18:32

The Indonesian Diaspora Foundation expresses gratitude to the White House Office of Public Engagement, White House Initiative on Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) and White House Council on Women and Girls for its generous invitation to the organization´s chairman, Sonita Lontoh, to attend a celebration to honor a small group of AAPI women as Champions of Change. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 Indonesian Diaspora Foundation (IDF), a nonprofit organization focused on...

2013-02-21 20:22:30

Exhibition provides a beautiful and fascinating look at the diversity of ceramics made in ancient Persia PITTSBURGH, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Frick Art & Historical Center announces the opening of A Kind of Alchemy: Medieval Persian Ceramics, a rich and colorful exhibition of more than 60 objects made between the 10th and 14th centuries in Persia (what is now present-day Iraq, Iran and Afghanistan). Recognized today as one of the major artistic expressions...

2013-01-17 13:19:46

Despite being one of the most genetically analyzed groups, the origin of European Jews has remained obscure. However, a new study published online today (Thursday) in the journal Genome Biology and Evolution by Dr Eran Elhaik, a geneticist at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, argues that the European Jewish genome is a mosaic of Caucasus, European, and Semitic ancestries, setting to rest previous contradictory reports of Jewish ancestry. Elhaik's findings strongly support the...

2012-11-08 12:21:24

LANDOVER, Md., Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Prince Khaled bin Sultan of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has been selected as this year's Perseus award winner. The Perseus Award recognizes yacht owners who have demonstrated exemplary effort and contribution toward marine wildlife conservation. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/hrh-prince-khaled-bin-sultan-honored-with-2012-perseus-award-177704041.html "It is a great...


Latest Ethnic groups in Asia Reference Libraries

Bashkir Pony
2014-04-10 09:11:21

The Bashkir Pony is an ancient breed of the former Soviet Union (USSR). The breed was developed by the Bashkir people during the seventh century and believed to be descendents of the steppe horse in Western Asia and the Bashkirian forest horse. The Bashkir is sometimes cross bred with breeds such as the Don, Budyonny or Ardennes to improve the quality. Other cross breeding has been done with the Russian Heavy Draft, Kazakh and Yakut horses. The pony has become a part of the local...

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